Currently, the annual dues for membership, effective January 1, 2019, are:
- $230 active membership
- $270 affiliate membership
- $50 retiree membership
- $65 student membership
- $20 student membership (IPELRA only)
Membership includes membership in not only IPELRA, but National PELRA, or the National Public Employers Labor Relations Association unless otherwise noted. IPELRA is a state chapter of the national association. NPELRA monitors activities on the national front, and there are many state chapters across the country.